Government’s economic policy council approves activation of “Juncker package”

The government economic policy council gave on Tuesday the green light for the rapid activations of the so-called “Juncker package” investment as well as the promotion of actions that will support the Greek industry.

42 investment projects of estimated budget of 5.6 billion euros have already been shortlisted and will be submitted to the European Investment Bank for approval. The proposals are related to projects in the fields of energy, infrastructure, tourism, information and communication technologies, research, development and innovation as well as private industrial investment.

Focus will also be given on the development of a network of new marinas, along with the upgrading and redevelopment of the existing ones.